Dr. Jekyll and MR. Hyde Movies on DVD
Set in the early 20th century, this intriguing adaptation of the Robert Louis Stevenson chiller focuses on an investigation conducted by Dr. Henry Jekyll's (Mark Redfield, who also co-wrote and directed) lawyer Gabriel Utterson (Carl Randolph) to determine the mysterious connection between his client and the nefarious brute Edward Hyde. With Elena Torrez, Kosha Engler. 109 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English. Plays All Regions.
The names of the main hero/villain were changed for this Amicus Productions remake of "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde." Watch as psychologist Dr. Marlowe's (Christopher Lee) experiments on a drug to release people's inhibitions turn him into the ruthless and amoral Edward Blake (Lee again). Peter Cushing co-stars as Lee's best friend; with Richard Hurndall, Susan Jameson. Not in 3-D. 80 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono; photo gallery; theatrical trailer.
Using himself and his friend Mary as test subjects while trying to develop a drug that will boost a person's self-confidence, med student Jay Jekyll begins a slow descent into madness. And when Mary dies as a result of the drug's effects, Jekyll's determination to perfect it becomes an all-consuming obsession. Bryan Fisher, Bree Turner, Jeff Roop star in this modern spin on the Robert Louis Stevenson tale. 95 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo; Subtitles: Spanish; theatrical trailers.
Robert Louis Stevenson's 1886 novella is re-imagined for the 21st century in this imaginative fright flick. During his research for a cancer cure, scientist Henry Jekyll (Matt Keeslar) concocts an "avatar" doppelganger that represents the dark side of his personality. After downloading the beast into his brain, Jekyll goes on a hedonistic rampage. Jonathan Silverman, Alanna Ubach co-star. 95 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo.
Jack Palance stars as the mild-mannered scientist whose experiments in the nature of human evil unleash his brutish dark side and soon begin to control his life. With Oskar Homolka, Billie Whitelaw, Denholm Elliott. 120 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English; Subtitles: English, French, Spanish.
The duality of man is examined in this contemporary updating of Robert Louis Stevenson's classic horror tale starring Tony Todd as Dr. Henry Jekyll and the sinister Mr. Hyde. As Jekyll becomes increasingly tormented by his alter ego's evil antics, his bride-to-be and some innocent co-eds suffer the wrath of Mr. Hyde. With Tracy Scoggins, Vernon Wells, Rebecca Grant. 79 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital 5.1; "making of" documentary; theatrical trailer; TV spots.